Search for dissertations about: "Martin Peterson"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Martin Peterson.

  1. 1. Transformative decision rules and axiomatic arguments for the principle of Maximizing Expected Utility

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Martin Peterson; KTH.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; expected utility; axiomatic argument; independence; sure-thing; Savage; von Neumann and Morgenstern; transformative rule; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

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  2. 2. Transformative Decision Rules Foundations and Applications

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Martin Peterson; KTH.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; transformative decision rule; problem specification; framing; expected utility; decision theory; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Abstract : A transformative decision rule alters the representation of a decisionproblem, either by changing the sets of acts and states taken intoconsideration, or by modifying the probability or value assignments.Examples of decision rules belonging to this class are the principleof insufficient reason, Isaac Levi’s condition of E-admissibility, Luceand Raiffa’s merger of states-rule, and the de minimis principle. READ MORE